2013 Holidays

Library Closures 2013

January 1, 2013 New Year's Day

January 21, 2013 Martin Luther King Day

February 18, 2013 - President's Day

April 15, 2013 - Patriot's Day

May 27, 2013 - Memorial Day

July 4th, 2013 - Independence Day

September 2, 2013 -  Labor Day

October 14,2013 - Columbus Day

November 11, 2013 - Veteran's Day

November 27, 2013 closing at 4pm for Thanksgiving

November 28, 2013 - Thanksgiving Day

December 24, 2013 Library closing at 4:00 for Christmas Eve

December 25, 2013 - Christmas Day

December 31, 2013 Library closing at 4:00 pm for New Year's Eve

Directions to the Library

From I-495 south , take Exit 31 , turn right at the end of the ramp on to Route 119. At first traffic light, turn right onto Route 110/2A. Travel 0.5 miles. Look for Reuben Hoar Library sign on the right across from the Badger Funeral Home. The library is located in the red brick building.

From I-495 north , take Exit 30 , turn right at the end of the ramp on to Route 110/2A. Travel  0.6 miles. Look for Reuben Hoar Library sign on your left across from the Badger Funeral Home. The library is in the red brick building.

Parking is available at the side and rear of the library.

Meeting Room entrance is in the rear.

Map The library is a little further south on Shattuck Street than the map indicates.

Internet Use

The library has 8 computers for internet access. Seven are available on the main floor and one in the Curran Children's Room. Users must register at the Main Desk before using an Internet computer.

The Library also has wireless Internet connections available for those who have their own computers.

Meeting Rooms 

The Library has three meeting rooms of varied sizes that are available to non-profit groups for use during normal library hours.  A room may be reserved on a first come, first serve basis.  Arrangements can be made to use the Vincent Couper Room when the library is closed.  Contact a staff member for details.

Fax Machine

A fax machine is available for public use. Incoming faxes should be sent to (978) 952-2323.There is no charge for sending or receiving faxes. Staff members send the faxes for you.


A small copy machine is located in the library for your use. Copies are 10 cents per page.

Microform Readers

A microfiche reader and a microfilm reader are available.

Email Newsletter

Reuben Hoar Library Cafe

The Friends of the Reuben Hoar Library provide coffee, tea and hot chocolate to library visitors.  They ask a $1.00 donation per cup to cover their costs.  Stop by and enjoy a break, a beverage, and a magazine.  The cafe cart is in the Magazine area on the Main Floor.